Wheels

Ford cancels import of SUV from China

The cancellation could portend the 1st of several culling if Trump continues to escalate trade wars
by BLOOMBERG SOUTHFIELD • Ford Motor Co is ...

Russian carmaker Aurus seeks niche in luxury market

By AFP / Pic By BLOOMBERG
Moscow • A new state-owned Russian carmaker last Wednesday launched a Soviet-influenced luxury vehicle which it hopes will ...
DB5

James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 is going back into production

By COLIN BERTRAM
British carmaker Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd is re-creating the legendary DB5, as driven by James Bond in Goldfinger. A collectible for ...

Mercedes AMG GLC 63 SUV is a humble, hefty G-Wagen alternative

Performance without making a scene
By HANNAH ELLIOTT Since its pyrotechnic-laced debut earlier this year in Detroit, the new G-Wagen has received ...

Post-driving ban, Saudi women taste thrill of speed

By AFP
RIYADH • Donning a helmet inside a pearl silver sports sedan, Rana Almimoni skids and drifts around a Riyadh park, engine roaring, tyres ...

Daimler said working with authorities on emission fix

BERLIN • Daimler AG said it is working with German authorities to resolve issues with emissions irregularities with its diesel-powered vehicles, rejecting ...

Saudi’s PIF marks Tesla as its latest high-profile bet

DUBAI • Saudi Arabia’s purchase of a stake of about US$2 billion (RM8.14 billion) in Tesla Inc is only the latest high-profile investment by its sovereign ...

Geely mulls RM7.7b revival plan for Lotus Cars

Geely is also in talks to increase its 51% stake in Lotus with its Malaysian partner, Etika Automotive
by BLOOMBERG BEIJING • The Chinese owner of ...

The classic Acura NSX is a better investment than the Dow

At the Chicago Auto Show in 1989, it was regarded as the best sports car ever produced by an Asian brand
By HANNAH ELLIOTT  When the Acura NSX ...

The US$215,000 Ferrari Portofino will blow up your expectations

It’s a car you can comfortably drive every day, with performance that should be reserved for the track. Oh, and it looks good, too
by Hannah Elliott / ...

Daimler in talks to make electric Smart cars in China

By BLOOMBERG
BEIJING • Daimler AG is planning to manufacture battery-powered Smart cars in China with a local partner, in a push to boost sales of the ...

New Mercedes CLS offers ‘spa’ tool that can soothe, fix posture

Seriously. And it’s a pretty good drive, too
by HANNAH ELLIOTT / BLOOMBERG I MUST admit to feeling some apathy about driving the 2019 Mercedes-Benz ...